Complete Icelandic Beginner to Intermediate Book and Audio Course

Complete Icelandic Beginner to Intermediate Book and Audio Course : Learn to read, write, speak and understand a new language with Teach Yourself

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Are you looking for a complete course in Icelandic which takes you effortlessly from beginner to confident speaker? Whether you are starting from scratch, or are just out of practice, Complete Icelandic will guarantee success!

Now fully updated to make your language learning experience fun and interactive. You can still rely on the benefits of a top language teacher and our years of teaching experience, but now with added learning features within the course and online.

The free audio for this course is available to download to the Teach Yourself Library app, or to stream on

The course is structured in thematic units and the emphasis is placed on communication, so that you effortlessly progress from introducing yourself and dealing with everyday situations, to using the phone and talking about work.

By the end of this course, you will be at Level B2 of the Common European Framework for Languages: Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party.

Learn effortlessly with a new easy-to-read page design and interactive features:

One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.

Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience.

Easy-to-follow building blocks to give you a clear understanding.

Easy to find and learn, to build a solid foundation for speaking.

Read and listen to everyday dialogues to help you speak and understand fast.

Don't sound like a tourist! Perfect your pronunciation before you go.

Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress.

Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 80 years.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 288 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 28mm | 267g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 40
  • 144410537X
  • 9781444105377
  • 69,735

Table of contents

: Pronunciation
: 01 Bjorn's family
: 02 Klaus arrives from Germany
: 03 Bjorn shows Klaus around Reykjavik
: 04 Bjorn, Klaus and their friends go to the cinema
: 05 Bjorn and Klaus go to visit Inga
: 06 Klaus and Inga buy some groceries
: 07 Klaus goes to the bank
: 08 Inga helps Klaus look for a flat
: 09 Bjorn, Klaus and Gudrun go to Akureyri over the weekend
: 10 Bjorn and Klaus buy a birthday present for Gudrun
: 11 Klaus starts university
: Icelandic-English vocabulary
: English-Icelandic vocabulary
: Taking it further
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About Hildur Jonsdottir

Hildur Jonsdottir studied Linguistics and Modern Icelandic and has taught Icelandic at the University of Cambridge.
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